Meaning of “turnstile” in the English Dictionary


"turnstile" in English

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(Definition of “turnstile” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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turnstilenoun [ C ]

us /ˈtɜrnˌstɑɪl/

a device with waist-high horizontal bars that one person at a time can push around to enter a place, esp. a place that you pay to use:

More than 18 million visitors have poured through Disneyland’s turnstiles.

(Definition of “turnstile” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)